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Does anyone recognise this?
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I came across this picture on another site (I can't post the image because it is copyrighted and I think that would break the terms of use) and was wondering if anyone knew any information about it. …Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joshua Woods Dec 4, 2015.

 

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Joshua Woods replied to Joshua Woods's discussion Does anyone recognise this?
"Very interesting!  Thanks for the link!"
Dec 4, 2015
Sterling Klinck replied to Joshua Woods's discussion Does anyone recognise this?
"According to this, the car in question is the Sierra Nevada, Bryan Whipple's ex-SP private car. I wouldn't be surprised if this was later repainted and used on the Daylight, but I have no evidence of that."
Dec 4, 2015
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"Hard to tell, but that is a Northwestern Pacific caboose near Peircy."
Nov 19, 2015
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Nov 19, 2015
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Kadee #5 coupler fix

"Excellent :)"
Oct 11, 2015
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"Does anyone know if NCRA will ever put more updates on their website?"
Oct 11, 2015
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Kadee #5 coupler fix

Got it figured out. Bought a Kadee #5 and all I needed was the top plate, filed each end down and filed down some high spots on the coupler mounting area and it worked great.
Oct 10, 2015
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"Looking good!"
Oct 9, 2015
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"Thanks Cory.  That looks very similar to what is likely inside.  I have yet to take it apart to find out."
Oct 9, 2015
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It's not pretty looking because space is almost nonexistent where I needed to put the DCC decoder, but I now have converted my engine to DCC, now has sound, not as clear as my other engine. I replaced two gears on the front axles and repaired the…
Oct 9, 2015
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"It's not pretty looking because space is almost nonexistent where I needed to put the DCC decoder, but I now have converted my engine to DCC, got sound, not as clear as my other engine.  I replaced two gears on the front axles and repaired…"
Oct 9, 2015
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"Should have mentioned I disabled the connection by cutting near the truck screw as part of that too."
Oct 8, 2015
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"I believe this is the right mechanism for your car but you can pop the shell to make sure. I had an all dome Amtrak car that had this design. I did end up mounting a standard #5 draft gear box and a plastic shim for height with an extended shank…"
Oct 8, 2015
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"Yea, this one turns as the truck turns.  I'm not sure if it is all one piece or not.  I ordered some Kadee #5 couplers to see if I can rig that up.  Not sure if that will work or not."
Oct 7, 2015

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How did you learn about the NWPRR Network?
Found it looking up North Coast Daylight / Eureka Southern on Bing.
Favorite NWP locomotive or piece of rolling stock, if you have one?
The Daylight passenger cars.

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At 9:07pm on June 13, 2013, Mark Drury said…

Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Joshua! Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We're adding content daily and actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested. Regards,

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